Financial Planning Bibliography for Graduate and Professional Students
Financial planning is the process of assessing your financial goals, taking an inventory of your assets and estimating what you will need in the future. Financial Planning also includes:
Using a monthly spending plan, or budget, to keep your finances on track.
Getting the most out of your financial resources, including financial aid.
Saving and investing money.
Controlling expenses and staying out of debt.
Planning your estate.
The following bibliography was developed to assist you to create a pattern of budgeting and spending to ensure your future financial stability. The bibliography is divided into two sections: (1) general financial planning guides, and (2) educational financing guides. It is an illustrative sampling of the more popular and current publications on the market.
General Financing Planning Guides:
Financial Planning DIY Guide: Everything You Need to Successfully Manage Your Money and Invest for Wealth Creation, Sam Henderson: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated, 2011.
Financial Planning for Your First Job, Matthew Brandeburg: CreateSpace, 2011.
How to Create a Winning Financial Plan, Sheryl Resnick Marshall: New World City, 2011.
Money And Financial Planning, Donald Reid: Publish America, 2010.
Myth of the White Knight: Financial Planning for Women, Linda Brewton: Lulu.com, 2011.
The Only Guide You'll Ever Need for the Right Financial Plan: Managing Your Wealth, Risk, and Investments, Larry E. Swedroe, Kevin George, Tiya Lim: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated, 2010.
Private Wealth Management and Financial Planning, George Mentz, JD,MBA,CWN: Lulu.com, 2011.
Three Wishes: Why Wishing is no Substitute for Financial Planning, Saly A. Glassman: Pearson Education, 2011.
The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness, Dave Ramsey: Nelson, Thomas, Inc, 2009.
The Ultimate Financial Plan: Balancing Your Money and Your Life, Jim Stovall: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated, 2011.
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Educational Financing Guides:
501 Ways for Adult Students to Pay for College, Gen S. Tanabe: SuperCollege LlC, 2009.
1001 Ways to Pay for College, Practical Strategies to Make Any College Affordable, Gen S. Tanabe: SuperCollege LLC , 2011.
College Planning 101: A Practical Guide for Students and Parents on Saving and Paying for a College Education, Matthew T. Russell, CFP(r): CreateSpace, 2010.
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Paying for College, Ken Clark, CPF: Penguin Group (USA), 2010.
How to Pay for College: A Library How-To Handbook, American Library Association Editors: Skyhorse Publishing, 2011.
Making College Pay: Strategies for Choosing Wisely, Doing Well & Maximizing Your Return, Alice C. Stewart: Eagle Creek Press, 2011.
Parents College Survival Guide: Planning and Paying for College: John S. Groleau: Lighthouse Financial Planning asa Division, 2011.
Paying for College: Practical, Creative Strategies, Barbara Gottfried Hollander: The Rosen Publishing Group, Incorporated, 2010.
Paying for College without Going Broke, 2012 Edition, Princeton Review: Random House Information Group, 2011.
Sallie Mae How to Pay for College: A Practical Guide for Families, Gen Tanabe: SuperCollege, Llc, 2011.
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